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City Sightseeing Joburg

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Address: Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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For the best way to see Johannesburg & Soweto. Travel by double decker,...

For the best way to see Johannesburg & Soweto. Travel by double decker, open-top red bus. Explore the City of Gold’s attractions at your own pace. Simply hop off and on at any of our stops with your ticket. Buses connect to the unique Soweto taxi tour extension, allowing you to visit this vibrant area near Johannesburg. Regular departures, 7 days a week – from 9am daily. Secure parking and departure points at Gautrain Station at Park and Gold Reef City Hotel. Visit the Apartheid Museum, Constitution Hill and James Hall Transport Museum and Mining District.

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City Sightseeing Johannesburg Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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Best way to see Josie

We went with my 3 year old and his grandparents. Such fun, enjoyed the braamfontein neighbour goods market so much. Third trip and we will do it again!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went with my 3 year old and his grandparents. Such fun, enjoyed the braamfontein neighbour goods market so much. Third trip and we will do it again!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every family should do this trip. My son was in a wheel chair and staff was so accommodating with getting on and off the buss. Really Stunning!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cool way to explore the city and Soweto. Did it twice in a year and appreciated. Service is very friendly and customer oriented. Just do it!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well organised, and interseting information about the city.It enables to discover interesting places, but unfortunately we don't have enough time to stop several times .

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Pretoria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was very well planned. We enjoyed the commentry and the sites we stopped at. The personel were very professional and all around a great day!!! We booked for the Sunday Sizzler - discount on the price and the traffic!!!☺

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well run, professional and friendly staff, very educational...well worth the outing. I had taken overseas visitors and was pleasantly surprised at how much I learned on the day. The Apartheid Museum was a must...you however need a long time to really go through all the exhibts. We stopped in Newtown for lunch but in hindsight we should have had lunch... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome experience....I drive thru the streets of jhb on a daily basis, it's amazing how much you don't see. You gotta get on that bus for a different perspective.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is very well organised and the tour guides are friendly and helpful. There is so much to learn about Johannesburg even when it is your own home town. Stop at SAB for a refressing break half way trough the tour. Don't park at Gautrain Park Station is is ridiculously expensive and you have to wait in line to pay... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Having been to Jozie a number of times, I never did this bus -- not doing this first was a mistake. The bus does an excellent job of familiarizing you with all of the sights and sounds, as well as slang and racial insights that are helpful to people who may be in South Africa the first time. Every bus... More 

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CSScpt, Director of Sales at City Sightseeing Joburg, responded to this review

Thank you so much for you're review. As of 15 December, our tour has a new main departure Point from the Zone shopping centre, located next to the Gautrain station at Rosebank. This is the new bus stop we want everybody to use. As a result Park station is no longer on the map or listed as a stop as... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

I booked the Red bus tour and Soweto combo online for R420pp (about R50 cheaper). We were self driving to our pickup point at the Apartheid museum. We had been to the Apartheid museum the previous day so we had a fairly good background knowledge of South African history. We were on the first mini bus at 11:15. There is... More 

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